Sentence Examples


  • A man stood next to it, peeking through a slit in the vertical slats.
  • The vertical line was printed by Oughtred and some of Briggs's successors.
  • The singleneedle instrument is a vertical needle galvanoscope worked by a battery and reversing handle, or two " tapper " keys, the motions to right and left of one end of the index corresponding to the dashes and dots of the Morse alphabet.
  • Apart in a vertical line.
  • Machines used for lifting only are not called cranes, but winches, lifts or hoists, while the term elevator or conveyor is commonly given to appliances which continuously, not in separate loads, move materials like grain or coal in a vertical, horizontal or diagonal direction.